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1

What are the three types of the Black Death?

Bubonic, Pneunonic, Septicaemic

2

What were some long term impacts of the Black Death?

Population decrease, Increased medical knowledge, social mobility, weakening of the feudal system, peasant uprisings, labour shortages, higher wages

3

Where did the plague arrive by trade from china?

Sicily, Italy

4

What we're living condition like in the 14th century?

It was very dirty. Rubbish and waste was thrown on to the streets.

5

How was the Black Death spread.

Evidence suggests it was spread by Rats, fleas and germs in the air

6

What did people in the 14th century think was the cause of the plague?

They believed the Jews had poisoned the water and started killing them

7

What are some of the unsuccessful treatments for the Black Death

Throwing sweet smelling herbs
Burning fires
Building a wall(Donald trump style)
Loud noises ( church bells, gunfire )
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8

What did the bubonic plague effect ?

The limph glands ( bubos )

9

What did the pneumonic plague effect ?

The lungs

10

What did the septicaemic plague effect ?

It attacks the immune system